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3-Year-Old Girl Dies After Fire in Harrisburg; Recharging Hoverboard Blamed

Dennis DeVoe died "surrounded by his family and close friends". On Friday night, fire crews were called to a burning house in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. "They ...


Purported US airstrikes kill civilians near Raqqa, ISIS' HQ in Syria

He said Raqqa was "a priority for us", but indicated that there could also be a parallel attack by the army towards Deir al-Zor in the east, near the Iraqi ...


Game 13 recap: MI bests Wisconsin to claim Big Ten tourney title

Derrick Walton Jr . leads the Wolverines with 16 points. The turnover-to-assist ratio of 12-to-5 was the worst of the season, and the only other effort that c...


TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly cloudy, chance of snow showers

Friday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind 10 to 15 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 m...


Alaska Airlines to add direct flight from NO to San Francisco

In December 2015, United Airlines announced it would connect SFO and the airport (with the service having started in May 2016). The flight will leave Louis Ar...


JCC leaders demand Sessions be a 'stronger partner' against continued threats

Police declined to release details on the contents of the threat, which was reported at 9:30 a.m. EST (1430 GMT). The NYPD have called for a Level 1 Mobiliz...


Fans Remember The Notorious BIG On The 20th Anniversary Of His Death

Spotify also posted some interesting trivia about Biggie's music as it relates to their service. In his Instagram post, Diddy revealed plans to edit togethe...


Mom demanded heroin while in labor

Farruggia and the baby were taken to Concord Hospital where they were admitted for several days. Frenette faces one misdemeanor and one felony count of reck...


Women participate in A Day Without a Woman

Are the Women's Strike and A Day Without a Woman the same thing? "While they make their TV appearances in the name of championing all women, the message rin...


Here's Trump's message for International Women's Day

Come out like this and we'll be alright. "We're 50 per cent of the population and it's a really good visual, I guess for people to see what is impacted when wom...


Daycare worker charged after security camera captures her shoving child down steps

The surveillance camera was installed just minutes before the assault. Gable, however, is now out on bail and is facing charges of simple assault, harassment ...


Supreme Court Sends Historic Transgender Equality Case Back to Lower Court

It was not immediately clear what the high court's action would mean for an injunction that had been issued after the 4th Circuit ruled previous year that Grim...


Five Jewish tombstones vandalized in New York City

Police are investigating after five tombstones were damaged at a historic Jewish cemetery in NY this weekend. "I've spoken with the police who are investigati...


Missing Indianapolis woman found dead on sandbar, cause of death still unknown

Police found Watts' body on the sandbar in the Flatrock River around 8:30 a.m. Jenn Watts Barrie , the woman's sister-in-law told the press and the investi...


White House defends Pence's use of private email while governor

Pence's active private email address to millions of your readers has subjected her to vitriolic and malicious emails and raised security concerns". Vice Presi...


Rand Paul Hunts for Obamacare Replacement Plan Held in 'Secure Location'

Rand Paul blasting his Republican colleagues in the House for not letting him see a draft of their bill to repeal Obamacare . Paul and two other senators, T...


Obama is staging a political comeback

While Obama did not immediately confirm Holder's proclamation, the video message that he and first lady Michelle Obama shared on Inauguration Day last month sa...


Former NAACP leader Rachel Dolezal gets new African name

The publication writes that Dolezal filed the change last October and has maintained her stance that race should be a decision made by the person and not determ...


Indianapolis Colts' Parry arrested for stealing golf cart, DUI in Scottsdale

When all was said and done, Parry was charged with driving under the influence, auto theft, suspicion of robbery, criminal damage and resisting arrest. Parry, w...


FCC Chairman Proposes Rollback of Internet Privacy Rules

When the FCC initially voted on these rules a year ago, Tom Wheeler , the former chairman, argued internet service providers should be subject to stricter ...


Argument analysis: Justices skeptical about social media restrictions for sex offenders

The court's discussion about social media's role in political and religious discussion comes as it mulls overPackingham v. On Monday, the Supreme Court will w...


Justice Dept pulls out of Texas voter ID case

The Trump Administration has confirmed it will drop a key claim against Texas' strict Voter ID law but it will not drop the lawsuit entirely. After President Do...


Civic Center rally shows support for Affordable Care Act in Denver

But, with a repeal of the program a main priority for Trump, some may be asking whether or not it's worth enrolling. Mundy said 2,100 applicants vied for th...


Vehicle crash turns deadly after driver shoots 8-year-old girl

Saturday, February 25th when their Honda Accord hit a Pontiac that was speeding southbound along with a third auto. The girl, who was in the backseat of the H...


GOP rep says town hall-protests may stop Obamacare repeal

Asked about those on Medicaid who already work - the Kaiser Family Foundation has estimated that almost 60 percent of adult, non-disabled Medicaid enrollees...


Justice Ginsburg Doubtful America Is Becoming Great Again

Given all this, could any reasonable person believe that Ginsburg can still rule fairly and dispassionately on the highly-charged issues that are likely to co...


Today breaks warm weather record set in 1906

But Boston's record was even more impressive - no other February temperature had ever been recorded as warmer for as long as Boston has been recording them, rep...


CPAC Cancels Milo Yiannopoulos Speech

The videos show how Yiannopoulos played down the importance of child abuse-"You can get quite hung up on this child abuse thing". Still, the statement says,...


Mount Vernon offering free admission for Presidents Day

Presidents Day was first created in order to celebrate President George Washington's birthday. Beyond Trump's orders on immigration, few of the administrat...


Oakland Active Shooter: Man Armed With Rifle Detained; Interstate Reopens

He was being loaded into an ambulance shortly after 10 a.m. The freaky standoff began after a sniper report near Golf Links Drive and 98th Ave. around 9 a.m. ...